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Webmasters Fight Back

Webmasters Fight Back
There is a war going on right now with companies that have patent portfolios who have made it their business model to require others to license their patents or face the threat of a shutdown of their businesses... These patent holders do not make or sell any products. They are companies staffed w... More »

Immitation is the Best Form of Flattery

Immitation is the Best Form of Flattery
Using professionally designed Web page templates can kick-start the design process, saving you both time and money. If you've never used templates before, then read this guide – it will provide a great introduction... So you’ve been scouring the Net searching your competitor’s websites to ... More »

Tracking Methods and Benefits: Part 2

Tracking Methods and Benefits: Part 2
In part 1, Beth began discussing the many different methods of tracking available and their varied uses as well. In this series conclusion, she’ll talk about several more advanced tracking methods, and various ways that tracking can benefit your business… Self Replicated Pages Another method... More »

Tracking Methods and Benefits: Part 1

Tracking Methods and Benefits: Part 1
Tracking is being used by a number of businesses on the web today. There are many different methods of tracking available and many different uses for tracking as well. In this article I will try to let you know a little bit about each method and how the different uses of tracking can benefit your b... More »

A Chargeback Management Program

A Chargeback Management Program
October 1 is just around the corner and unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few months, you know that IPSPs are going to start enforcing new chargeback limits for Visa transactions – 1% for domestic transactions and 2% for international. Both were dropped from 2.5% previously. ... More »

VISA's New "1%" Rule

VISA's New "1%" Rule
On Wednesday October 1, 2003, another nail will be hammered into the coffin of disreputable – or simply unprofessional – adult site operators, as VISA’s new “1%” rule takes effect... VISA and MasterCard are two names making a lot of news in the world of online adult entertainment, and i... More »

Changing Site Prices

Changing Site Prices
Given the recent flurry of new Webmaster affiliate program announcements by both established, as well as some less-seasoned sponsors, the conclusion could be easily reached that many pay site owners are finally waking up to a fact that their customers have known all along – they’re charging too ... More »

XBiz News: 09-25-03

XBiz News: 09-25-03
This week’s XBiz News wrap up focuses on happenings in the world of Internet legislation, covering the DOJ’s 49 New Obscenity Cases, California’s new ‘No Spam’ law, and an overview of British porn laws: No Spam for Californians| California’s embattled Governor, Gray Davis, has signed... More »

Maximizing Exit Traffic

Maximizing Exit Traffic
Building an exit traffic strategy involves a lot more than simply pasting a snippet of JavaScript into your HTML pages. Exit traffic can be a substantial revenue source if you’re willing to invest the time it takes to build a solid plan. You should start by examining your traffic statistics. Ho... More »

Untangling Your Web

Untangling Your Web
Web development is a strange endeavor. It depends upon a wide range of arcane skills and many of its adepts are loath to share their secrets. In part, it’s because many of these Web wizards are self-taught. They struggled for their skills and don’t want to be cavalier about giving them away. You... More »

BUSINESS ANALYSIS

Retailers Talk BDSM Shopping Trends

These days, BDSM is so mainstream that it is being depicted in everything from beer commercials to telenovelas. Floggers, paddles, ball gags and handcuffs were once considered the bad boys of adult retail;... More »

Specialty Manufacturers Talk Popularity of Handcrafted BDSM Gear

The proverbial cat is out of the bag for fetishes — and the dog, and the dragon, and a whole other slew of kink accessories that put blindfolds and handcuffs to shame. “Fifty Shades”... More »

Mainstreaming of BDSM Broadens Category, Consumer Reach

It’s been just more than 30 years since Kim Basinger and Mickey Rourke lit the silver screen on fire in “9 ½ Weeks” with the film’s underlying themes of BDSM. And more than... More »
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